Category Archive: Profiles

Jul 27

Warren Maynard – VGA Greenkeeper of the Year

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Congratulations to our greenkeeper, Warren Maynard, who has been awarded the Victorian Greenkeepers Association’s Greenkeeper of the Year. All members should be extremely grateful for the quality effort that Warren and his apprentice, Josh, put into our greens. The new green in particular is looking absolutely magnificent. On top of all this, he’s a great …

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Jul 17

Roy Sloggett

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When people think about the Club’s Australian representatives, the first person that springs to mind is Lindsay Kline, particularly as the batsman at the other end in that famous photo from the tied test in 1960. But did you know there is another Australian representative in our midst, who represented the country about the same …

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Jun 28

Wilky On The Web

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Many members and club supporters will know that club stalwart, Lance Wilkinson, had a stellar career playing in the VFL for Hawthorn. In fact, Wilky was the 397th player to be capped by the club, playing 116 games for Hawthorn between 1949 and 1956. Equally impressive is the 364 games of pennant he has played …

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Aug 25

Lindsay Kline

Some people may not be aware that the Club has at least two players who have represented Australia in their chosen sport. One of those is Lindsay Kline, who played test cricket for Australia. You will find Lindsay’s wikipedia entry at http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Lindsay_Kline. Please contact Paul Daniel if you know of other Australia representatives who can …

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